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La Figure - Adrienne Monnier


MONNIER, Adrienne. 
La Figure. 
First edition. 8vo. Original card wrappers with black titles to front and spine. An edition of 300 copies only. Inscribed on the half-title: 'avec l'admiration et la sympathie - Adrienne Monnier, April 1923'.
Paris: La Maison des Amis des Livres, 1923.
Wrappers somewhat discoloured and foxed with book block loose from wrapper.

An early collection of poems self-published under the imprint of Monnier's bookshop La Maison des Amis des Livres at 7, Rue De L'Odéon. The collection includes poems dedicated to Paul Valéry, James Joyce and Sylvia Beach. 

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